China will deliver to Russia 80 million masks in the coming month

Russia agreed with China additional supplies of masks and protective suits in April – early May. This was announced by the deputy head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia Alexey Gruzdev during a meeting of the internal headquarters in the ministry, reports TASS. According to him, we are talking about monthly contracts for the supply of 1.05 million protective suits such as Tyvek, as well as 80 million three-layer masks. Earlier, March 23, China has already transferred to Russia 25.5 million medical masks. The Ministry of Industry and Trade reported that they would be sent to a number of departments, including the Federal Customs Service (FCS) and the Ministry of the Interior (MVD), as well as volunteer movements in the regions that are involved in the delivery of products for older people. https://www.rbc.ru/rbcfreenews/5e88b6e99a794793f53e8166?utm_referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fzen.yandex.com%2F%3Ffrom%3Dspecial&utm_source=YandexZenSpecial . (tagsToTranslate) DoctorDocker (t) news (t) latest news (t) China will supply 80 million Continue Reading


Death in a fog of lies: the diagnosis of Perm journalist Nastya Petrova became known

The press service of the Perm Regional Ministry of Health reported that finally came the test result of Anastasia Petrova and the coronavirus was confirmed. Thirty-six-year-old journalist, editor-in-chief of the only information resource for entrepreneurs of the Business Interest region, Anastasia Petrova died on March 31, not having reached the final diagnosis for two days. All week, from March 23, she was treated for acute respiratory viral infections and connected to a mechanical ventilation system. The posthumous diagnosis is “pneumonia”. Whether relatives will now rewrite the death certificate, relatives do not know. “Everything is in shock,” the chairman of the Perm regional organization of the Union of Russian Journalists told colleagues. Igor Lobanov. He told Novosti Izvestia that Anastasia’s mother, Marina Nikolaevna Shilova, did not believe that the doctors could be mistaken. “They treated for pneumonia. Where did the virus come from? The doctors didn’t talk about the positive result Continue Reading


Ambulance driver: We were given a bar of soap and a pair of masks for transporting patients

In St. Petersburg, an ambulance driver refused to transport a patient with confirmed coronavirus infection to the hospital because he was not provided with personal protective equipment. The Rosbalt correspondent was told about this by the driver himself, who wished to remain anonymous. “I work as an ambulance driver at a substation in St. Petersburg. Now we have to transport patients with confirmed coronvirus infection, contact persons and patients with suspected COVID-19. According to the instructions, we must check that the stretcher with the patient is correctly fixed in the receiving device of the machine, and all the attendants fastened their seat belts. That's how we contact patients, ”said the driver. The day before, the driver refused to transport such a patient, because the entire medical team was given personal protective equipment, but he wasn’t. Although, according to Appendix No. 2 to the order of the Ministry of Health of Continue Reading


Photo of the day: what the infectious diseases hospital in Perm looks like

This medical institution consists of four wooden barracks and several brick buildings, and is located in the city center Public figure Alena Popova drew attention to the state of provincial medicine and published photos that show very clearly how far healthcare optimization has gone in our country: “This is an active infectious diseases hospital in Perm. It consists of 4 wooden barracks built in 1913 and several brick buildings. More than 100 years have passed, and the state’s hands still haven’t reached the stage of creating human conditions for both the sick and the doctors working there. Shame…." In the comments on this post, Permian doctor Anna Tbileli explained: “This is a regional … And a yellow building – AIDS and other most dangerous infectious patients .. She herself worked as a cardiologist in the regional. Nobody wanted to go there even for inspection, because you have to go with Continue Reading


The government of the Belgorod region asks residents to help with money for ventilators

Press Secretary of the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Peskov said that the Kremlin will sort out the situation when regional leaders collect donations from entrepreneurs and citizens to fight against coronavirus. It is reported by TASS. “We don’t know anything about this, but we’ll definitely ask,” Peskov responded to a request for comment on the actions of the Belgorod region government. The government of the Belgorod region appealed to the heads of enterprises and residents of the region for donations for the purchase of medical equipment. Financial support is needed to equip medical organizations "in order to ensure that the region is fully prepared to provide effective and timely care" to patients who may need treatment for the consequences of coronavirus infection. For donations will be purchased ventilation apparatus and other medical equipment. . (tagsToTranslate) DoctorDocker (t) news (t) latest news (t) The Belgorod Region Government asks residents Continue Reading


The State Department talked about the purchase of humanitarian aid from Russia

Medical equipment that had been delivered the day before to New York's airport from Russia was “purchased” by the United States and handed over to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, said US Department of State spokeswoman Morgan Ortegus. "Following a telephone conversation between President Trump and President Putin on March 30, the United States agreed to purchase the necessary medical equipment from Russia, including breathing apparatus and personal protective equipment, which were transferred to the Federal Emergency Management Agency on 1 April in New York," the statement said. Department of State website. “Both countries provided humanitarian assistance to each other during crises in the past and will no doubt continue to do so in the future. Time to work together to defeat a common enemy that threatens the lives of all of us,” the agency’s representative emphasized. An-124 aircraft with a cargo of medical aid arrived at New York Airport Continue Reading


Die Welt: there is no peak epidemic yet, and American medicine is already working at the limit

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, many American hospitals are already operating at their peak. According to Die Welt, not only not enough hospital beds, but also space for the bodies of the dead. The US government fears that the United States outbreak of coronavirus may cost up to 240 thousand lives. Already, American hospitals are working to the limit because of the coronavirus pandemic. According to Die Welt, the American government fears that the outbreak of the coronavirus could cost up to 240 thousand lives in the United States, and that in hospitals from New York to California, nerves are lost even before the expected peak of the epidemic. Doctor Shamit Patel from New York fears that everything will soon be like in some regions of northern Italy, where doctors, due to the huge number of patients, are forced to decide who to treat and who will die. The number Continue Reading


Kaabak pediatric transplantologist talks about a new attempt to dismiss his team

Doctors from the pediatric transplant team, Mikhail Kaabak, were notified of the dismissal from the National Medical Research Center for Children's Health (NRC) of the Russian Ministry of Health, and the organ transplant department was reassigned to treat children with coronavirus. Kaabak’s wards need to free their beds before April 3, the doctor told Novaya Gazeta about this. According to him, the transplantologist Nadezhda Babenko, who had already been dismissed along with Kaabak last fall (they were returned after the death of a one-year-old child), as well as a “doctor who has unique abilities in the area of ​​dialysis in children,” was notified of the dismissal. In an interview with TASS, Kaabak said that one employee received a notice of resignation from April 3, another was refused full-time job placement from external part-time jobs, the third was notified of multiple formal violations of labor law, "which usually precedes dismissal." Babenko Continue Reading


Today the second stage of Ukrainian medical reform has begun

What does this mean for patients and doctors On April 1, Ukraine launched the second phase of medical reform, which they decided not to postpone, despite the quarantine and the spread of coronavirus. This reform was conceived under President Poroshenko and the Minister of Health Ulyana Suprun. The new government, although Suprun fired because of its exceptional unpopularity among the people, continues its undertakings. The essence of which is to spend less money on medicine and public health. The second stage of Suprun reform is changing the mechanisms for financing medical facilities. They will be paid for cured patients. If there are not enough patients, then the hospitals will be removed from allowances and closed or reduced staff. If the first stage of medical reform concerned the primary link of medicine (pediatricians, family doctors, therapists), then the second will concern specialists of a narrow profile. We figured out what would Continue Reading


KamAZ launched the production of free protective masks and suits for doctors

The production of personal protective equipment for doctors fighting against the epidemic of a new type of coronavirus was launched by the KamAZ plant, on April 1, the company's official website reports. It is reported that the manufactured protective suits and masks will then be donated to doctors at the hospitals of Naberezhnye Chelny. “Sewing workshops are open at each plant, about 50 people are engaged in the manufacture of protective equipment. The managers examined the production and decided to use special suits of KAMAZ production, including in city clinics, ”the company’s release notes. The head of the plant, Sergey Kogogin, emphasized that products for protecting doctors from COVID-19 should have appropriate quality certificates, however, the certification process can take several months. To this, the mayor of Naberezhnye Chelny Nail Magdeev replied that in the current situation there is no time to draw up all documents for products: “ need Continue Reading